Take a closer look at the works in the exhibition with behind-the-scenes insights into the planning and installation of the show. Learn the secrets that made the Della Robbia technique a uniquely Florentine Renaissance creation, and consider the original functions and meanings of these colorful sculptures.
Marietta Cambareri, Senior Curator of European Sculpture and Jetskalina H. Phillips Curator of Judaica, Art of Europe
Abigail Hykin, conservator
Three Thursdays, September 29–October 13, 10:30 am–Noon
Above: Andrea della Robbia, Prudence (detail), about 1475. Glazed terracotta. Lent by the Metropolitan Museum of Art, Purchase, Joseph Pulitzer Bequest, 1921.
Tickets must be purchased prior to the start of the first session; individual sessions are not available.
To order tickets by phone, call 1-800-440-6975; to order in person, visit any MFA ticket desk.